Please see programme below for ISCRAES 2020 (subject to change)
|19-05||18:00-20:00||Registration opening at the venue.|
|19:00-21:00||Reception and networking at the venue.|
|Welcome speech: Prof. Mark Rogers, Registrar, Deputy President and Vice President for Academic Affairs, University College Dublin, Ireland.
Introduction of CRAES/ISCRAES: Dr. M. Ibrahim Khalil, Coordinator (CRAES) and Convenor (ISCRAES 2020).
Opening speech: 1. Ms. Mairead McGuinness, MEP, First Vice President of the European Parliament (TBC).
|Plenary speech (30 min talk+10 min questions)|
|10:30-11:10||1. Dr. Zitouni Ould-Dada, FAO, Rome, Italy.||Global Perspectives and Inter-linkages of FAO‘s Climate-Smart Agriculture with UN SDGs.|
|11:10-12:00||2. Prof. Nina Buchmann, ETH Zurich, Switzerland.||Agroecosystems today and in the future: Drivers of or driven by climate change.|
|12:00-12:40||3. Prof. Alan Matthews, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland||Promoting Climate-Resilient Agri-Environmental Systems in the EU’s Common Agricultural Policy.|
|13:40-15:30||Parallel sessions: Keynote (25 min talk+ 5 min questions) & oral (12 min talk + 3 min questions)|
|Arable Cropping Systems
Chair: Prof. Kazuyuki Inubushi (Chiba Univ., Japan)
Co-Chair: Dr. Elizabeth Pattey (Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada)
Chair: Dr. Katja Klumpp (INRAE, France)
Co-Chair: Dr. Mhairi Coyle (James Hutton Institute, United Kingdom)
|Speaker||Title of presentation||Speaker||Title of presentation|
Prof. Eric A. Davidson, University of Maryland, USA.
|A matrix of quantitative indicators of sustainable agriculture at national scales||Keynote address
Prof. Klaus Butterbach-Bahl, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
|Drivers of greenhouse gas footprints in grassland production systems.|
|14:10-15:25||Oral: 5 speakers||To be included||Oral: 5 speakers||To be included|
|15:25-15:55||Coffee break (Poster and networking)|
|15:55-17:40||Oral: 7 speakers||To be included||Oral: 7 speakers||To be included|
|21-05||Flash talks (4 min talk + 2 min questions)||Flash talks (4 min talk + 2 min questions)|
|8:30-9:00||5 speakers||To be included||5 speakers||To be included|
|Decision Support Tools (Sponsor: GFZ-Potsdam, Germany/GHG-Manage)
Chair: Prof. Christoph Müller (J-L Univ. Giessen, Germany)
Co-Chair: Dr. Inge Jonckheere (FAO, Italy)
Chair: Dr. Klara Finkele (Met Eireann, Ireland)
Co-Chair: Dr. Tamara Hochstrasser (UCD, Ireland)
Dr. Jon Hillier, Edinburgh University, Scotland, UK.
|Decision support tools for environmentally sustainable farming: How do they help?||Keynote address:
|9:30-10:30||Oral: 4 speakers||To be included||Oral: 4 speakers||To be included|
|10:30-11:15||Coffee break (Poster and networking)|
|11:15-13:00||Oral: 7 speakers||To be included||Oral: 7 speakers||To be included|
|14:00-14:30||Flash talks: 5 speakers||To be included||Flash talks: 5 speakers||To be included|
Chair: Dr. Laurence Shalloo (Teagasc, Ireland).
Co-Chair: Dr. Joanne Fitzgerald (IT Carlow, Ireland)
Chair: Prof. Gerardo Moreno (Univ. de Extremadura, Spain)
Co-Chair: Dr. Narindra H. Rakotovao (Univ. Antananarivo, Madagascar)
Dr. Stephane De Cara, INRA-AgroParisTech, France.
|Mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture: An economist’s perspective.||Keynote address:
Prof. Jim McAdam OBE, Agri Food & Biosciences Institute, NI, UK.
|The potential of agro-silvo-pastoral systems to address climate resilience and mitigation.|
|15:00-15:30||Oral: 2 speakers||To be included||Oral: 2 speakers||To be included|
|15:15-16:00||Coffee break (Poster and networking)|
|16:00-18:00||Oral: 8 speakers||To be included||Oral: 8 speakers||To be included|
|18:00-18:30||Flash talks: 5 speakers||To be included||Flash talks: 5 speakers||To be included|
|19:30-22:00||Gala dinner at the venue.|
Moderator: Prof. Bruce Osborne (UCD, Ireland)
Rapporteurs: Prof. Mary Kelly-Quinn, Dr. Brian Tobin and Ms. Sinead McGinley (UCD)
|Agricultural Systems as a Holistic Approach to Mitigate Climate Change and Environmental Pressures
· Dr. Frank O’Mara, FACCE ERA-GAS and Teagasc, Ireland.
· Mr. Bill Callanan, Department of Food, Agriculture and the Marine, Ireland.
· Dr. Bernard Hyde, Environmental Protection Agency, Ireland.
· Stakeholder from NI, United Kingdom (TBC).
· Multidisciplinary stakeholders from Germany, France, the Netherlands and Poland (TBC).
|10:00-10:45||Coffee break (Poster and networking)|
|Workshop (Sponsor: GHG-Manage)
Facilitators/Rapporteurs: Dr. Bart Krujt (WUR, Netherlands), Dr. Jon Yearsley (UCD, Ireland), Dr. Anna Walkiewicz (IP, Poland) and Dr. Syed Islam (UCD, Ireland).
|Land Use Mosaics and Greenhouse Gas Mitigation
Roundtable multidisciplinary teams to discuss and explore scientific & technological ideas/thoughts and innovation policy for reducing GHGs from different landscape mosaics.
|14:00-14:10||Opening speech||Dr. Frank O’Mara, FACCE ERA-GAS Coordinator and Director Research, Teagasc, Ireland.|
|17:50-18:00||Closing speech||Prof. Tasman Crowe, Director, UCD Earth Institute, University College Dublin, Ireland.|